Academic Programs

Post Baccalaureate

Students who hold a bachelor degree who are interested in taking public health courses but not seeking to earn a degree can take up to 12 credits of coursework.

Application Requirements

Requirement Description
Qualifications In order to be considered for this post-baccalaureate certificate, you must be a US citizen or permanent resident who holds an earned bachelor degree.
Application Deadlines Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Keep in mind that it may take 2-4 weeks to review your application.
SOPHAS Express Online Application Apply online through SOPHAS express.

Applicants must use their full legal name as it appears on their passport on all application materials.

Please note that the application and review process for certificates are separate from the MPH application process. Students admitted to the certificate program that later decide to complete a MPH must submit a complete and full SOPHAS application and be considered by the faculty admission committee. Please contact us if you are unsure or have additional questions.
Application Fee All applicants are required to pay a fee of $50 for use of the SOPHAS express application service.
Official Transcripts ALL academic records including degree and certificate programs, English language programs, and incomplete coursework/degrees from all previously attended colleges and universities must be submitted with your application.
Upload scanned PDF files of your official documentation in the attachments section of the online application. Students who are admitted to the certificate program will be asked to supply official transcripts upon enrollment.
Test Scores Post Baccalaureate applicants are not required to submit GRE exam scores.